Cat. No. 1990
Chemical Name: (R,R)-5,11-Diethyl-5,6,11,12-tetrah
Biological ActivityNon-steroidal, selective estrogen receptor ligand; agonist at ERα receptor (Ki = 9.0 nM) and antagonist at ERβ receptor (Ki = 3.6 nM).
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References are publications that support the products' biological activity.
Kraichely et al (2000) Conformational changes and coactivator recruitment by novel ligands for estrogen receptor-α and estrogen receptor-β: correlations with biological character and distinct differences among SRC coactivator family members. Endocrinology 141 3534. PMID: 11014206.
Sun et al (1999) Novel ligands that function as selective estrogens or antiestrogens for estrogen receptor-α or estrogen receptor-β. Endocrinology 140 800. PMID: 9927308.
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Citations are publications that use Tocris products. Selected citations for (R,R)-THC include:
Nicholson et al (2015) Estrogen receptor-α is a key mediator and therapeutic target for bladder complications of benign prostatic hyperplasia. PLoS One 193 722. PMID: 25167991.
Wang et al (2015) Bu-Shen-Ning-Xin decoction: inhibition of osteoclastogenesis by abrogation of the RANKL-induced NFATc1 and NF-κB signaling pathways via selective estrogen receptor α. Drug Des Devel Ther 9 3755. PMID: 26229438.
Simpkins et al (2012) Src Inhibition with saracatinib reverses fulvestrant resistance in ER-positive ovarian cancer models in vitro and in vivo. Clin Cancer Res 18 5911. PMID: 22896656.
Xing et al (2012) Estrogen modulates NFκB signaling by enhancing IκBα levels and blocking p65 binding at the promoters of inflammatory genes via estrogen receptor-β. PLoS One 7 e36890. PMID: 22723832.
Guo et al (2011) Baicalin, a flavone, induces the differentiation of cultured osteoblasts: an action via the Wnt/beta-catenin signaling pathway. J Biol Chem 286 27882. PMID: 21652696.
Kola et al The orexigenic effect of ghrelin is mediated through central activation of the endogenous cannabinoid system. PLoS One 3 e1797. PMID: 18335063.
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